Low Impact Gear for the Great Outdoors In the 70s, a backpack, some granola and a roaring campfire was all any hiker needed for a complete nature get-away. But today, enthusiasts worry about overcrowded trails, high-impact trends and whether or not to bring the cell phone. For many people, camping in the 1990s also involves […]
Its use predates Christopher Columbus, but this easy-to-grow plant fiber is capable of replacing wood as the raw material in paper, grows without the use of pesticides or herbicides and is one of the most versatile alternative resources of our time. And, in certain forms, it’s also highly illegal. It’s time to get reacquainted with hemp.
Wall Street’s Showplace for Environmental Sustainability Wall Street is one of the world’s most evocative addresses, but one thing it does not bring to mind is environmental sustainability. That may soon change with a showroom of green technology right smack in the middle of New York City’s financial district, out to prove that good economic […]